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78th General Convention: Presiding Bishop Nominees

The four presiding bishop nominees were introduced in a joint session between the House of Deputies and House of Bishops on Wednesday, June 24 at the 78th General Convention. The session began with short introductory […]

2015 General Convention Details

General Convention (GC) is the governing body of The Episcopal Church, meeting once every three years. In 2015, GC is June 25-July 3 in Salt Lake City, Utah. Structure: General Convention is comprised of two houses, the House […]

A Starter Kit for Teaching & Learning About Mass Incarceration

Over the course of several months, pastors and scholars of various denominations worked together to create a Starter Kit for Teaching & Learning About Mass Incarceration. Unveiled earlier this month at the National Council of […]

Finding a Way to Pray

As a little girl, I found that I had a really difficult time praying on Sunday morning. To me, kneeling after communion never inspired the most thoughtful and honest conversations with God. Through the eyes […]

Upcoming ECF Webinars

The Episcopal Church Foundation (ECF) is a great resource for equipping and empowering congregations. One of the ways they offer these tools is through free webinars. Below are a few upcoming webinars worth checking out: […]